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Showing posts from May 7, 2009

Rubber Hamburger

This week is a lean week grocery wise so I have planned "roll-over meals" and simple stuff thrown in. A roll-over meal is where you stretch one meal to create a new one. Like rubber chicken. Roasted chicken one night, chicken pot pie another, chicken soup, etc. Now I didn't have a chicken this week but I did have 3 pounds of hamburger, a roast (on sale woo-hoo!), a pack of hot dogs and a small can of chicken. This is what we're having.

Monday: Leftovers from the fish fry
Tuesday: Grilled hamburgers and fries
Wednesday: Sloppy joes, mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables (leave out 1 lb after browning for spaghetti) (save leftover sloppy joe mix)
Thursday: Spaghetti, salad, garlic bread (save leftover spaghetti sauce)
Friday: Eating with friends
Saturday: L)Hot dogs with homemade chili (use leftover sloppy joe and spaghetti sauce)
S)chicken tortilla casserole, refried beans, salad
Sunday: L)crockpot roast w/gravy, potatoes, carrots, butterpeas, biscuits or cornbread
S)beef stew (us…